Leopards are masters of stealth and that’s what helps them hunt and survive in the thick forests of southern India. They are known to hide and ambush than chase and hunt. These are some pictures of leopards from different trips, which show the brilliant stealth capabilities of the leopard.
This Leopard came running across the jeep track and hid between the tree stumps beautifully and then ran inside the bushes and watched us for a while.
The same leopard above which went into the bushes and watched us.
A leopard in the paddy fields near Daroji, hiding but still wants to watch.
Leopard in Kabini watching us from inside the thicket.